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Urban-rural divide on display in Oklahoma’s primary election

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Mauree Turner is a living example of the growing diversity of big cities. The 27-year-old gay, Black, Muslim woman knocked...

LAPD funding slashed by $150M, reducing number of officers

LOS ANGELES (AP) - City leaders voted Wednesday to slash the Los Angeles Police Department budget by $150 million, reducing the number of officers...

Urban-rural divide on display in Oklahoma’s primary election

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Mauree Turner is a living example of the growing diversity of big cities. The 27-year-old gay, Black, Muslim woman knocked...

The Latest: Louisiana virus cases, hospitalizations spiking

BATON ROUGE, La. - Louisiana is seeing its largest daily coronavirus case spike since April, during the height of the state’s outbreak.Nearly 2,100 new...

Richmond orders removal of Confederate statues on city land

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney on Wednesday ordered the immediate removal of all Confederate statues on city land, saying he was...

Richmond mayor orders prompt removal of Confederate statues

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney on Wednesday ordered the immediate removal of all Confederate statues in the city, saying he was...

UK govt accused of data bungles as towns fear more lockdowns

LONDON (AP) - Opponents accused the British government on Wednesday of putting lives at risk by failing to share information about local coronavirus outbreaks...

Hong Kong police make first arrests under new security law

HONG KONG (AP) - Hong Kong police made the first arrests Wednesday under a new national security law imposed by China’s central government, as...

Seattle cops start clearing ‘occupied’ zone, make arrests

SEATTLE (AP) - Seattle police showed up Wednesday in force at the city's “occupied” protest zone, tore down demonstrators' tents and used bicycles to...

Seattle mayor orders “occupied” area cleared, police arrive

SEATTLE (AP) - Seattle police converged on the city's “occupied” protest zone early Wednesday after Mayor Jenny Durkan issued an executive order for protesters...